Genres: Contemporary, New Adult
When Emma Anderson arrived at San Francisco International Airport, she regretted accepting the distinction of being the maid of honor to Gaby’s—her childhood friend—wedding. It had been years since the last time she set foot in Menlo Park, where her parents had been killed. The rug where she had been shoving her feelings since that day looked bumpier than a camel’s hump. Who could blame her; if she hadn’t been selfish they’d still be around. Ever since that fateful day, Emma has been perfecting the knack of Getting By.
Cade’s wedding in Menlo Park—a city close to San Francisco—might be the perfect place for Jake Knight to shake the memories of his ex, Emma Anderson for good. Single, available women galore for an entire week was the perfect medication, one he intended to take three times a day for an entire week to return to his player days. It was a plan the former spy thought flawless until he came face to face with the maid of honor. Jake’s perfect retreat turns into a flight, fight or hide week of celebrations.
About The Author
- Did you use an outline or do you just wing the first draft?
- If you had to choose, which writer would you consider a mentor?
- Name one entity that you feel supported you outside of family members.
- Why did you start writing, Claudia?
- Who designed the cover for Getting By?
- What was the hardest part of writing Getting By?
- What can you offer them in the way of information or entertainment?
- I’ve decided to out you as a gadget junkie—Apple in particular. What is your gadget of choice for writing your manuscripts?
- Your number one guilty pleasure is??? (I already know it isn’t Taco Bell)
- Do you decide the path of your characters or do they take on a life of their own as the story unfolds?
- Have you always considered yourself a writer? If so, when did you begin writing? If not, at what age did you begin writing?
- If you could write in a different genre, what would it be?
- Who or what inspires you?
- Early bird or night owl?
- Your dream vacation is….
- Name something you are really horrible at. (Doesn’t have to be related to writing)
- What can we expect from you in the future? New projects? Other ventures?